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Prospect Report: Big Night for Jensen, Halverson

Plus Shesterkin and Gettinger in Action

by Matt Calamia @MattCalamia / NYRangers.com

Forward Nicklas Jensen scored two goals and Brandon Halverson made 31 saves in a 3-1 Hartford Wolf Pack win over Rochester Wednesday night.

Defenseman John Gilmour had two assists while Pavel Buchnevich, Cristoval Nieves and Ryan Graves each had one helper.

Jensen has a team-leading 16 goals and 10 assists for 26 points in 31 games.

Graves, meanwhile, is tied for the team lead in assists with 14 and is second in points with 19 in 37 games this season.

Halverson, in his first season of professional hockey, improved to 4-6 on the season with the Wolf Pack.

Forward Tim Gettinger had a goal in Sault Ste. Marie's 5-4 overtime win over Sudbury in the Ontario Hockey League. The goal extended the 2016 fifth round pick's goal/point streak to three games, with Gettinger registering four goals and four assists for eight points during the streak. He has 20 goals and 15 assists for 35 points in 38 games this season with the Greyhounds.

Finally, goaltender Igor Shesterkin made 23 saves in SKA's 5-3 victory over Avangard on Wednesday. He is 24-3-5 this season with a 1.57 GAA and a .940 SV% with eight shutouts.

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